Tag: Fiona Le Poidevin

Financial regulator and politicians on Guernsey delegation to China

| November 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

A delegation from Guernsey is heading to China to reinforce the Island’s financial services offering to current and prospective Asian contacts. Fiona Le Poidevin, Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance – the promotional agency for the Island’s finance industry – will be accompanied by Peter Harwood, Guernsey’s Chief Minister; Kevin Stewart, Guernsey’s Commerce and Employment Minister; […]

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Guernsey Finance appoints three new Board members

Guernsey Finance appoints three new Board members

| October 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Guernsey Finance has appointed Guernsey’s former Chief Minister Deputy Lyndon Trott, Commerce & Employment Chief Officer Jason Moriarty and its Chief Executive Fiona Le Poidevin to the Board. The appointments follow the announcement that Mike Brown, Chief Executive of the States of Guernsey who was a founding Director of Guernsey Finance, would be stepping down […]

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Guernsey event on AIFMD proves popular

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

More than 200 people have registered to attend a Guernsey event in London on Tuesday 5 November which will examine the EU’s Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD). The event, ‘AIFMD: Practical aspects of implementation’, is being held at the recently refurbished Rosewood London and will see funds experts consider Guernsey’s dual regime approach to […]

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Guernsey Finance comment re: CISX – open for new listings

Guernsey Finance comment re: CISX – open for new listings

| October 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Guernsey Finance has welcomed today’s announcement from the Channel Islands Stock Exchange (CISX) that it is once again open to considering new listing applications. A statement published on the CISX website says that it is “gradually able to apply more capacity at this stage of proceedings to consider new listing applications with no apparent suitability […]

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Guernsey Finance comment re: Channel Islands Stock Exchange

Guernsey Finance comment re: Channel Islands Stock Exchange

| October 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Monday [14 October] the Channel Islands Stock Exchange (CISX) announced to members that certain of its historic activities have been under investigation by the Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC). Jon Moulton, Chairman of the CISX, said that the investigations do not relate to current matters but are ongoing and that the CISX has decided […]

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Guernsey licenses 46 international insurers in the first half of 2013

Guernsey licenses 46 international insurers in the first half of 2013

| August 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) licensed 46 international insurance entities during the first half of 2013. Figures from Guernsey’s financial services regulator show that there were 766 international insurers licensed in the Island at the end of June 2013. This number comprises 241 limited companies, 70 Protected Cell Companies (PCCs), 428 PCC cells, 5 […]

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Guernsey’s dual regime interests US fund managers

Guernsey’s dual regime interests US fund managers

| June 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Guernsey’s intention to operate a dual regime for the distribution of funds into both EU and non-EU countries in response to the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD), has been met positively by fund managers in the US. A funds delegation from Guernsey has returned from the US after attending the International Bar Association (IBA) […]

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Guernsey’s finance industry shows growth across the board

Guernsey’s finance industry shows growth across the board

| June 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

The investment fund, banking and insurance sectors in Guernsey have all grown during the opening months of 2013. Figures from the Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) show that the net asset value of funds under management or administration in the Island grew £19.7 billion (7.1%) during the first quarter of 2013, total deposits held with […]

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Guernsey delegation reinforces private client offering on US visit

Guernsey delegation reinforces private client offering on US visit

| June 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

A delegation from Guernsey has showcased Guernsey’s private client and wealth management offering to clients in the US. The team, led by Fiona Le Poidevin, Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance – the promotional agency for the Island’s finance industry – visited Miami, New York City and Boston during a two-week trip. The focus for the […]

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Guernsey delegation heads to the US

Guernsey delegation heads to the US

| May 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

A delegation from Guernsey is heading to the US to showcase Guernsey’s finance industry offering to clients on the other side of the Atlantic. The team is being led by Fiona Le Poidevin, Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance – the promotional agency for the Island’s finance industry – and is covering Miami, New York City […]

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